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Women's Cancer Support Groups

Women with any type of cancer diagnosis are welcome at these monthly groups, whether you are newly diagnosed, working your way through treatment or just finishing treatment. Join other women in a safe, confidential and non-judgmental environment to talk and get support on all the different ways cancer impacts your life.

Once you hear the words, “you have cancer,” everything in your life shifts and changes. Women with any type of cancer diagnosis are welcome at these monthly groups, whether you are newly diagnosed, working your way through treatment or just finishing treatment. Join other women in a safe, confidential and non-judgmental environment to talk and get support on all the different ways cancer impacts your life. Through educational speakers and open discussion learn ways to help manage your cancer and not be managed by your cancer

 

Seattle: Northwest Hospital, Medical Arts Building, Suite 112

Facilitated by: Basha Brownstein, MSW

2nd Tuesdays,1-3pm

Dec 13, Jan 10, Feb 14, Mar 14, Apr 11

Presentations:

Dec 13: "Intro to Promoting Bone Health with Gentle Movement" by Meryl Shier, Certified Lebed Instructor 

Jan 10: "Overcoming Sugar Cravings" by Katrina Gangsaas, BSN Nutrition Educator

Feb 14" "Meditative Doodling" by Erin Cunningham

Mar 14: "Hot Flashes & Related Symptom Management" by Eleonora Naydis, ND, FABNO, LAc

April 11: "What if Means to be a Woman Post-Cancer Treatment" by Meghan Wilkins Melanson, MS, LMHCA

 

 

Renton: Valley Medical Center, Medical Arts Center, Breast Center Conference Rm

Facilitated by: Regina Yeh, MSW, LSWAIC

2nd Wednesdays, 7-8:30PM

Dec 14

** NEW DAY/TIME **  Beginning in January 2017, this group will be held on each 3rd Wednesday from 1-2:30pm. 

Jan 18, Feb 15, Mar 15, Apr 19

Presentations:

Feb 15: "Healthy Skincare & Make-up" by Christina Threlkeld, Licensed & Oncology Trained Esthetician & Compassionate Skincare Specialist 

Apr 19: "Anti-inflammatory Food for Health & Wellness" by Katrina Gangsaas, BSN, Nutrition Educator


 

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